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much hitchhiking done out in Oz or NZ?

Travel Forums Australia / New Zealand & The Pacific much hitchhiking done out in Oz or NZ?

1. Posted by smythy (Full Member 237 posts) 10y

just wondering is it possible to hitchhike huge distances across oz or nz?

has anyone done it before in Oz. how did it go, was it with people in SUV's/cars or massive trucks???

2. Posted by Reece Sanford (Travel Guru 1368 posts) 10y

Its very common in NZ and you shouldnt have a problem there at all.
We hired a car and we were always giving lifts to people we met in hostels.
Personally i wish i had gone to NZ alone and hitched myself.

3. Posted by DanniB (Full Member 56 posts) 10y

highly highly highly suggest not hitching in oz. particularly in rural areas.